A Brilliant MIT Invention Makes Incandescent Bulbs As Efficient As LEDs
Jan23

A Brilliant MIT Invention Makes Incandescent Bulbs As Efficient As LEDs

Just when incandescent light seemed like a thing of the past. An energy-saving light bulb containing LEDs uses up to 80% less energy and lasts up to 25 times as long as a traditional incandescent bulb. There’s just one problem: many people think that the quality of light coming from an LED bulb feels less natural. A new innovation from MIT might help consumers get the best of both worlds, bringing the incandescent bulb closer in...

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Hurricane Elementary’s ‘Cardboard Carnival’ shows STEM education in action
Jan23

Hurricane Elementary’s ‘Cardboard Carnival’ shows STEM education in action

HURRICANE — Fifth-graders at Hurricane Elementary School showed off their unique cardboard creations Thursday night at the school’s “Cardboard Carnival,” an evening dedicated to the four academic disciplines of science, technology, engineering and math, otherwise known as STEM education. The “Cardboard Carnival” is an annual event that fifth-grade students participate in and run, said Paul Tauiliili, STEM teacher at Hurricane...

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Apple Mac, iPhone, iPad prominent in enterprise, education – survey
Dec19

Apple Mac, iPhone, iPad prominent in enterprise, education – survey

Apple devices have won over the vast majority of enterprise, K-12 and higher education organizations, a survey released Wednesday by software vendor JAMF has found. JAMF surveyed almost 500 IT professionals, managers and executives for its 2015 Survey: Managing Apple Devices in the Enterprise and found high levels of support for Mac (96 percent), iPhone (84 percent) and iPad (81 percent). Read...

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Lynda.com is Recommended as the Best Way to Learn New Skills Online

We all need to keep up-to-date with technology.  It’s a constant learning game. I went online to the vendor of the software I was using, and didn’t find anything near what I needed.  What I did find was surprising. If you can’t get the skills you need from the vendor of the software you’re using, how can you get the skills? Learning how to use software, how to manage people, basically any new skill isn’t...

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Tips for Safe Kids

Wireless is changing the ways we live, learn and play. To help parents stay up-to-date on the latest wireless products and services, CTIA and its member companies have identified the 5 most important things to know about kids’ wireless usage and created a sample family rules template. The 5 most important things to know about kids’ wireless usage: Education Empowers Parents and Kids. To develop the best family rules for wireless use,...

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